Barbara Allen-Hagen Award

PbS is pleased to announced the winners of the 5th Annual Barbara Allen-Hagen Award. The winning facilities came from Indiana, California and North Dakota in 2011. The awards will be presented on Oct. 12 in National Harbor, Maryland.

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*Pictured are winners from the 2011 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award recipients.

News

PbS Participants Plan Great Activities for 2015! -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) participants provide great activities for youths throughout the entire year. Starting on New Years Day, facili...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
April PbS Person of the Month -
Performance-based Standards (PbS) is pleased to announce that Stephanie Sinju, assistant program director at the Wasatch Youth Center, is the Pb...
Friday, April 10, 2015
New PbS Issue Brief: What Youths, Staff and Families Say about Community-based Programs -
About one-third of the nearly 60,000 youths in residential placement are in community-based programs. Research shows that youths’ experiences in...
Friday, March 06, 2015
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About PbS

Performance-based Standards (PbS) is a data-driven improvement model grounded in research that holds juvenile justice agencies, facilities and residential care providers to the highest standards for operations, programs and services.

Events

5 Jun

National PbS Day!

The first National PbS Day will be celebrated on Friday, June 5th at participating facilities and programs across the country!

13 Aug

PbS State/Agency Coordinator Training

The state/agency coordinator training is in Indianapolis from Aug. 13 - 15, 2015. The event will train participants and celebrate PbS' 20th anni...

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Publications

What Youths, Staff and Families Say about Community-based Programs
Asking youths, staff and families about their experiences with community-based programs.
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PbS Perspective January 2015
A snapshot of data from the October 2014 collection.
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